Centre for Linguistic Research

Centre for Linguistic Research members

We invite researchers in all areas of linguistics, and from all Departments, Schools and Faculties within the University of Sheffield to join the Centre and to participate in our activities and initiatives. The Centre has nearly 100 members drawn from the Schools of Languages & Cultures, English, Human Communication Sciences, Psychology, Computer Science, Philosophy and Education. Some of our members are NHS staff.

Centre Structure

The Centre is directed by Dagmar Divjak and a steering committee consisting of 7 members. Each SC member has responsibility for a specific domain relating to the development and activities of the CLR.


Research grant opportunities: Neil Bermel
Infrastructure/equipment bids: Robyn Orfitelli
Networking initiatives: Gareth Walker


Seminar series: Roel Vismans
Members’ conference: Kook-Hee Gil
PGR/postdoc activity: Sarah Lund (ELLL) and Jarek Jozefowski (SLC)

Centre Membership

To become a member of the Centre, please go to https://lists.shef.ac.uk/sympa/lists and subscribe to cclr@lists.shef.ac.uk. If you are not a member of the University, please email us on clr@sheffield.ac.uk to be added as a member.